Boot manager beep
dwmalone at maths.tcd.ie
Fri Dec 9 08:00:29 PST 2005
On Fri, Dec 09, 2005 at 08:43:14AM -0700, Scott Long wrote:
> >Originally it was introduced (IIRC) to accomodate visually impaired users
> >of FreeBSD. So the install CDs etc better keep it enabled.
> It is highly irritating for everyone else, though.
Not quite everyone - if I'm working on a few machines I find it
useful to know when a particular machine has reached the boot stage,
so I can tell it to go into single user mode. It is particularly
useful on machines where the BIOS tages ages to do its stuff.
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